Mountains

Attica & Athens are not only famous for mythology, history and culture, but also for their majestic mountains and welcoming parks. Step into the great outdoors and discover all that Greece has to offer.

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Aegina
Agia Paraskevi
Agistri
Alimos
Athens
Attica
Chaidari
East Suburbs
Eleusis
Galatas
Glyfada
Hydra
Kapandriti
Keratea
Kifissia
Kythera & Antikythera
Marathonas
Markopoulo
Methana
Monastiraki
Nea Philadelpheia
Nikaia
North Suburbs
Palaio Faliro
Papagou
Penteli
Peristeri
Piraeus
Poros
Porto Rafti
Rafina
Salamina
Saronikos
South Suburbs
Spetses
West Suburbs

Davelis Cave

Athens

Davelis Cave, also known as Penteli Cave, is located on the south-western slope of Penteli....

Lycabettus

Athens

Mount Lycabettus is the tallest hill in Athens, offering a panoramic view of the entire basin....

Mount Egaleo

West Suburbs

Mount Egaleo marks the dividing point between Attica’s north (Egaleo) and its south (Poikilo Oros)....

Mount Hymettus

Athens

Rising majestically to the east of the city, this sacred mountain is home to ancient Athenian temples and holy places....

Mount Kythairon

East Suburbs

Blanketed in pine forests, Mount Kythairon creates a natural border between the cities of Megaris, Thebes and Plataea on one side, and Kythairon and Mount Pastra on the other....

Mount Pateras

East Suburbs

This beautifully forested mountain, an extension of the massif of Mount Parnitha, rises as a natural border between Megara and Eleusis....

Mount Penteli

North Suburbs

Mount Penteli is one of Attica’s renowned ranges, famous for the marble extracted from its quarries....

Parnitha Acharnes

North Suburbs

Rising 1,413 metres to its summit at Karabola Peak, Parnitha is Athens’ most important mountain....

Philothei Hill

Athens

In ancient times, the Athenians worshiped Zeus, the god of rain and thunder, at the top of this hill (referred to as Anchesmos)....

Poikilo Oros

West Suburbs

In ancient times, the Athenians worshiped Zeus, the god of rain and thunder, at the top of this hill (referred to as Anchesmos)....

Strefi Hill

Athens

This small Athenian hill covers several acres above the district of Exarhia....

Syngros Forest

North Suburbs

Syngros Forest was bequeathed to the Athens Agricultural Society by the wife of Andreas Syngros....